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Gardaí are investigating a suspected shooting in Ballymun, in north Dublin. File Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Gardaí have begun a murder investigation after a Dublin man was shot dead in a housing estate in Ballymun on the north side of the city. The victim, (...)

Christopher and Niamh McLaughlin with the five newborn lambs and their mother.

It’s already a very happy ewe year for one Donegal farming family. Christopher and Niamh McLaughlin from the Isle of Doagh were over the moon after t(...)

A June 10th trial date was set for these charges. File photograph: The Irish Times

A man has pleaded guilty to possessing a sub-machine gun with intent to endanger life or cause serious injury in north Dublin last year. Derek Devoy (...)

The court heard Ray McHugh bought the schoolgirl a charm bracelet for her 13th birthday with ‘love’ inscribed on one charm. Photograph: RTÉ

A 39-year-old Galway man has been given an eight-and-a-half year prison term with the final 18 months suspended for the oral rape, sexual exploitation(...)

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin and former taoiseach Brian Cowen greet one another at the funeral of Mark Killilea in Belclare, Co Galway. Photograph: Hany Marzouk

Former minister Mark Killilea was a “great people person” who “understood that to get things done you had to cross divides”, Fianna Fáil leader Micheá(...)